Lela Mkiza
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Lived in Paris for a month



Europe > France > Paris > Useful Info
Submitted on Jul 28, 2019 Useful Info

How to access free secure WiFi in Paris

  • Paris WiFi is a free internet service offered by Ile de France and Ville de Paris region.
  • The purpose is to provide users with secure high speed, wireless internet connection for both the locals and visitors alike.
  • There are over 260 public WiFi zones offered by Paris WiFi. This includes gardens, parks, museums, libraries, town halls and district halls scattered all over Paris.


  • If you need to connect to the internet, look for parks or buildings equipped with Paris WiFi. They are always clearly signposted with a Paris WiFi logo.
  • Turn your device on and select the network Paris_Wi-Fi_. This WiFi network is always followed by a number which is an identification code of the point to which you are connecting.
  • Open your normal website browser and you'll be automatically redirected to the Paris WiFi portal.
  • Fill in your details and click accept terms of service. Click Connect/ Me Connector.
  • You can now surf the internet without anyone seeing your IP address.


  • This service is absolutely free.
  • The Paris WiFi session, however, lasts for two hours. If your session expires, don't panic. Repeat the procedure and reconnect again. You can do this as long as it suits you.
  • For stronger internet connection, visit WiFi zones during municipal opening hours.